Catriona Taylor is a graduate of Edinburgh College of Art and Duncan of Jordanstone, Dundee. She has had several solo exhibitions, including Amber Arts, Edinburgh, Stanza Poetry Festival in St Andrews, The Park Gallery, Falkirk, Tweeddale Museum (twice), Peebles, and has been part of a number of group exhibitions including the RSA annual exhibition, SSA and VAS at the RSA Galleries., Gracefield Arts Centre, Leith Gallery, Edinburgh Printmakers, Cameron’s Contemporary Gallery in Brighton and the London and Bristol Art Fairs
She has completed three Artist’s Residencies: at the National Library of Scotland making work in response to the collections, the resulting work was shown at the NLS exhibition space, Park Gallery, Falkirk, and the Tweeddale Museum Peebles;
with the Scottish Centre of Diaspora Studies at Edinburgh University, funded by a Leverhulme Artist in Residence Award. 2012-2014. The work from her residency was shown at the National Museum of Scotland and the Scottish Parliament and with Craig &Rose, Dunfermline funded by Arts and Business Creativity at Work Award.
She has twice been the recipient of a Cabn/Creative Scotland Visual Artist Award. These Included making a short film about following the Cross Borders Drove Road on horseback. The subsequent film was screened at the first Alchemy Film Festival in 2010 and other venues such as the RSA Gallery in Edinburgh.